About Metadata

Group of modules related to handling metadata. The "geotk-metadata" sub-module contains the core classes and an implementation of the ISO 19115 standard. The "geotk-metadata-sql" sub-module provides services for metadata storage in a SQL database.

Project Modules

This project has declared the following modules:

Name Description
Metadata core Implementations of metadata derived from ISO 19115. This module provides both an implementation of the metadata interfaces defined in GeoAPI, and a framework for handling those metadata through Java reflection.
Metadata on SQL Stores metadata in a SQL database. Each metadata class is mapped to a table, and each metadata attribute is mapped to a column in the appropriate table. Tables and columns are created only when first needed.